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Digital Leaders achievements and updates

Published: 14th December 2018

We are starting a new monthly blog feature to share schools who have completed their training, updates from the Childnet team and good news stories from Digital Leaders schools.

Digital Leaders Regional Event

Our first Regional Event was held at Titus Salt School in Saltaire, West Yorkshire, on 20th November.  The event was a huge success and saw schools from in and around the north of the UK attend participate in training as well as to meet other Digital Leaders from other schools.  You can read the full blog post here.

Anti-Bullying Week blog

Thank you and well done to all the Digital Leaders teams who shared their activities during for Anti-Bullying Week 2018 which ran from 19th to 23rd November.  It was amazing to see all the fantastic ways that you spread awareness and kindness in your school and community.  We have put together a blog to share the content Group Leaders emailed to us which you can check out here. 

Student guest blog on Anti-Bullying Week

Acklam Grange students put on some fantastic events as part of Anti-Bullying Week 2018.  Mo, a Digital Leader, wrote a guest blog for us about the week and you can read it here.

Facebook Community Boost event

Digital Leaders from Woodford County High School for Girls took part in a Facebook event which was attended by MPs as well as industry experts.  Eman, Farisha and Leya demonstrated their expertise in online safety by speaking to MPs with confidence and ease.  Students also wrote a guest blog about their experience and you can read about it here.

Well done to the Digital Leader teams from the following schools who have recently completed their online training!

Abbey Primary School, Northampton

Barrow Hedges Primary School- 2nd cohort!

Bishop Wordsworth’s School

Bonner Primary School

Bromley High School- Juniors

Clayesmore Preparatory School

Cokethorpe School

De Bohun Primary School

Edgbaston High School for Girls

Frogmore Junior School- 2nd cohort!

Gearies Primary School- 3rd cohort!

International School of the Hague Primary

Kensington Prep School

Linton Primary School

Manor Junior School

New Delaval Primary School

North London Collegiate Junior School

Norwich High Prep School- Juniors

Oakley Vale Primary School

Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Primary

Reed’s School

Saltford C of E Primary School

Sawtry Village Academy

Spring Gardens Primary School

St Augustine’s CE Primary School, Manchester

St Richards Catholic College

Stanford Le Hope Primary School

The Flying Bull Academy- 2nd cohort!

The Royal Masonic School for Girls

William Howard

Willington School

If your school would like to share what your Digital Leaders team have been up to then please email [email protected] to be included in the next update!

Activities to try with your Digital Leaders this month

  • Write a blog – Help us populate our brand new website with all your awesome activities! Let us know what your Digital Leaders have been up to and we’ll feature it on our Blogs.  You’ll receive a ‘Write a Blog’ badge if you’re on the primary platform and a ‘Childnet advocate’ award on the secondary platform. Take a look at St John’s Bosco RC Primary School’s excellent blog for inspiration.